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Cattleya percivaliana var Maureen

This is a discussion on Cattleya percivaliana var Maureen within the Cattleyas, Vandas, Dendrobiums IN BLOOM forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; Second time blooming for me this time 3 flowers. Surprisingly day time the smell very ...

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    Default Cattleya percivaliana var Maureen

    Second time blooming for me this time 3 flowers. Surprisingly day time the smell very bad like cockroach and night time so sweet .
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    Nice! I've had bad luck with this plant. Grows well but I keep doing something stupid to damage it.

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    Beautiful Catt. Interesting that the smell is different day and night - attracting different pollinators at different times.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PaphMadMan View Post
    Beautiful Catt. Interesting that the smell is different day and night - attracting different pollinators at different times.
    Yeah, that was my first thought, too. Otherwise, I couldn't account for the radical shift in the scent.

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    Stunning flower too!

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    Nice.
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    Very nice Dr. Zain.

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    It's gorgeous!

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    Stunning Zain!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris in Hamilton View Post
    Nice! I've had bad luck with this plant. Grows well but I keep doing something stupid to damage it.
    Never mine we always learn from our mistake wish it will reward you later.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PaphMadMan View Post
    Beautiful Catt. Interesting that the smell is different day and night - attracting different pollinators at different times.
    Agree with you tq Kirk.

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    Thanks all for your kind words.Zain

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